Before Listing Your Home, Ensure It Meets Electrical Codes

Request a QuoteAre you thinking of selling your house? There is a lot of prep work to do before a home goes on the market, including decluttering, giving the interior a good scrubbing and a fresh coat of paint, and adding some “curb appeal” with new landscaping. One item that is very important, but is […]

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A Homeowner’s Guide To The Residential Circuit Breaker Box

Call Today for a Free QuoteSome homeowners find the gray box in their basement or utility room to be confusing or even a little intimidating. Some folks avoid the main breaker panel because they are concerned about getting shocked or breaking something. While there are many electrical issues that are best left to a licensed […]

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Routine Electrical Checklist For Your Home

Call Today for a Free QuoteWe want to let you know that we are still open during the COVID-19 outbreak. At Milton Electric, we are taking the necessary steps to ensure that our employees and customers stay safe. If you have some free time, now’s the perfect opportunity to check around your home and ensure […]

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The Cost of Bad Electrical Work

Request a QuoteOne of the most common calls we receive at Milton is a panicked customer who says the electrician they hired (from another company) has abandoned their residential or commercial job! Normally it’s because the person they hired was too busy to take the job in the first place, or because they didn’t have […]

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Electrical Safety Tips For Winter

Christmas tree next to a fireplace with lit candles

The holiday season is underway, which means electric costs are on the rise. While there’s no getting around needing more electricity during cold months, there are precautions you can take to ensure a safe household this winter. Holiday Lights There are major differences between outdoor and indoor holiday lights. Outdoor lights are more durable to […]

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The Value of Security Lighting

Security lighting is the best preventative measure that you can take for home security. This may include outdoor motion lights or other such lighting for burglary deterrence and nighttime security purposes. Intruders, no matter their intention, do not like lights on at night. It will expose them and will most certainly deter them. Here are […]

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Take Advantage of These 5 Electrical Safety Spring Cleaning Tips

Overloaded power board and tangled cords in home office

Spring is right around the corner! These next few weeks are traditionally the time of year we clean the house, clear the clutter, and finally find the time to really get our house in order. Electrical inspections may not be part of your annual checklist, but as the temperatures start to warm, consider some of […]

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How to Heat Your Home (Safely) this Winter

Wood burning stove, radiator and convector heater.

As temperatures drop this winter, your first reaction may be to crank up the thermostat. But then you remember what it costs to heat your entire home and wonder if there are better options available. Let’s look at a few other methods to keep warm in the coming months. Wood-Burning Fireplaces Traditional fireplaces look great […]

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Advantages of Installing Timers for Your Lights

Automatic timer for electric lights

Summertime is nearly here, as we’ll soon enjoy the longest day of the year.One of our most popular requests in the summer is timers for exterior lighting. Here are just a few benefits of installing timers around your home:The Safety Benefits of Timers for Outdoor LightingWhen darkness falls, we turn on our lights. It’s natural […]

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